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Failure to add statement of correction to computer alert system

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • New Zealand
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  • August 16 2011

The Ministry of Social Development had placed several alerts on its computer system in relation to the plaintiff, a prison inmate with a long record of convictions for a variety of serious offences including unlawful possession of firearms, aggravated robbery and other matters

Successful opposition of application for letters patent for health informatics system

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • New Zealand
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  • May 30 2012

The Ministry of Health, ACC and others have successfully opposed an application for letters patent relating to a health informatics system

Consent of one executor sufficient to disclose information about deceased patient

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • New Zealand
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  • February 28 2012

A woman complained to the Office of the Privacy Commissioner after three health agencies refused to disclose her late mother's health information to her

Consultation on a new draft Code of Conduct for nurses

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • New Zealand
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  • December 13 2011

The Nursing Council is consulting on a new draft Code of Conduct for nurses

Government intends to proceed with Australian New Zealand therapeutic products agency

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • August 16 2011

The Prime Ministers of New Zealand and Australia have recently announced that the New Zealand and Australian Governments have agreed to proceed with a joint scheme for the regulation of therapeutic goods (for example, medicines, medical devices, and biologicals

End-of-life care and norovirus outbreak

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • New Zealand
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  • May 9 2011

The day after the patient's admission to an aged residential facility for end-of-life care, the facility confirmed a suspected norovirus outbreak and went into voluntary lockdown

It lives! ANZTPA rises from the dead

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • February 21 2012

The joint Australian and New Zealand therapeutic goods agency is back on the agenda

Health Committee

  • Russell McVeagh
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  • New Zealand
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  • June 18 2012

The Committee heard one further submission on the Medicines Bill from the New Zealand Institute of Rural Health. NZIRH supports the Bill but has concerns about the delegated prescriber category, specifically whether professional bodies would accept the category and how those within it would be monitored

New method of supervision for international medical graduates

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • New Zealand
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  • March 22 2011

The Medical Council has released its report on the New Zealand medical workforce in 2009

Documentation, communication and coordination failures in community mental health service

  • Buddle Findlay
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  • New Zealand
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  • December 10 2012

The Commissioner has found both a psychiatrist and a DHB in breach of the Code for various documentation, communication, and service coordination failures in the care of a community mental health patient who committed suicide